Eugene Parker Bio, Net Worth, Height, Facts

Eugene Parker
  • Name: Eugene Parker
  • Age at Death: 60 years old
  • Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Sports Agent
  • Net Worth: US $8 Million
  • Status: Deceased

Eugene Parker was an American sports agent and founder of Maximum Sports Management. He was known for representing NFL players like Deion Sanders and Emmitt Smith. Parker was born on February 24, 1956 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He attended Concordia Lutheran High School.

Parker studied business management at Purdue University from 1974-1978. He played four years of college basketball and earned all Big Ten awards in 1976. He was selected by the San Antonio Spurs with the 108th overall pick in the 1978 NBA draft. He turned down the NBA ranks in order to pursue law at Valparaiso University School of Law.

Parker established his company, Maximum Sports Management, in the 1990s. He trained and work alongside Roosevelt Barnes, Craig McKenzie, among others. Parker represented several NFL players including Ndamukong Suh, Michael Crabtree and Steven Jackson. He negotiated a six-year, $35 million contract for wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald in 2004. He was able to secure a seven-year, $35 million contract, with a $13 million signing bonus for Deion Sanders in 1995. He also presented Sanders into the 2011 NFL Hall of fame.

Eugene Parker died on March 31, 2016 at the age of 60. His reported cause of death was kidney cancer. He was diagnosed with the deadly disease in November 2015. Parker was 6ft 1in tall and had a net worth of $8 million. He was married to June Richard from 1979 until his death in 2016. He’s survived by his wife and five children, Tia, Eugene Jr., Brandon, Solomon and Austin.

Eugene Parker Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: Eugene E. Parker
  • Birthday: February 24, 1956
  • Place of Birth: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Pisces
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 1in (186 cm)
  • Occupation: Sports Agent
  • Years Active: 2000-2016
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $8 Million
  • Marriage(s): June Richard
  • Death-O-Meter: Dead
  • Died: March 31, 2016
  • Cause of Death: Cancer
  • Place of Death: Fort Wayne, Indiana, U.S.

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